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#1 Bob LaFleur

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Posted 17 July 2017 - 08:26 AM

An aluminum downspout hanger makes a pretty good solar alignment tool.  Can't beat the price and they are available at any decent hardware store.  Not even really a DYI project - the holes are already drilled. 

 

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Posted 17 July 2017 - 08:35 AM

Please elaborate.  Sketch?  Picture?



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Posted 17 July 2017 - 08:45 AM

Excellent !



#4 Bob LaFleur

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Posted 17 July 2017 - 08:46 AM

Picture added - just align the light from the hole on one side onto the hole on the other side until it looks like a mini total eclipse.



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Posted 17 July 2017 - 09:43 AM

Eureka! waytogo.gif



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Posted 17 July 2017 - 10:00 AM

Yesterday at Lowes they had solar glasses for sale at the register for the eclipse.




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